New Delhi, Feb 26: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released an advisory for all schools regarding the issue of Admit Cards, mere a week ahead of the Class 10th, 12th Board Examinations 2018. Also Read - CBSE Exams 2020 Results: This is How Board Will Calculate Marks of Class 10, 12 Students

As per the notice dated Feb 23, 2018, all the schools affiliated by CBSE cannot withhold the Admit cards of board bound students on any pretext. “In no case the Heads of affiliated schools shall detain eligible candidates from appearing at the examination,”the Board said mentioning the Rule 15 of Examination Bye-Laws. Also Read - CBSE Board Exam Results to be Declared by July 15; Supreme Court Approves Assessment Scheme

The advisory also said that schools can not withhold the Admit cards of those students who ill performed in the pre-board exams, conducted by schools internally. Also Read - 'Shabash Mere Cheetey': Backbenchers Celebrate With Memes on Twitter as CBSE-ICSE Cancel Remaining Class 10 And 12 Board Exams

The board has asked schools to not charge any fee  for issuing the Class X, XII admit cards to the students.

The CBSE class 10 and 12 board examinations 2018 are all set to begin from March 5, 2018.